Socket.IO vs. Pusher vs. Fanout

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Description

What is Socket.IO?

Socket.IO enables real-time bidirectional event-based communication. It works on every platform, browser or device, focusing equally on reliability and speed.

What is Pusher?

Pusher is the category leader in delightful APIs for app developers building communication and collaboration features.

What is Fanout?

Fanout makes it easy to build realtime APIs and apps. The product is a cross between a reverse proxy and a message broker. Receivers subscribe to channels, and published data is delivered in realtime.

Pros

Why do developers choose Socket.IO?
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Why do developers choose Pusher?
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    Why do developers choose Fanout?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Socket.IO?
    No Cons submitted yet for Socket.IO
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    What are the cons of using Pusher?
    No Cons submitted yet for Pusher
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    What are the cons of using Fanout?
    No Cons submitted yet for Fanout
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    Pricing

    How much does Socket.IO cost?
    How much does Pusher cost?
    Pusher Pricing
    How much does Fanout cost?
    Fanout Pricing

    Companies

    What companies use Socket.IO?
    479 companies on StackShare use Socket.IO
    What companies use Pusher?
    116 companies on StackShare use Pusher
    What companies use Fanout?
    0 companies on StackShare use Fanout

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Socket.IO?
    4 tools on StackShare integrate with Socket.IO
    What tools integrate with Pusher?
    6 tools on StackShare integrate with Pusher
    No integrations listed yet

    What are some alternatives to Socket.IO, Pusher, and Fanout?

    • Firebase - The Realtime App Platform
    • Google Cloud Pub/Sub - Global service for real-time and reliable messaging and streaming data
    • SignalR - A new library for ASP.NET developers that makes developing real-time web functionality easy.
    • PubNub - Build real-time apps quickly and scale them globally.

    See all alternatives to Socket.IO

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